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‘The most adorable act of random kindness ever’

A boy who has chained his bicycle to the same lamp post for well over a year has been rewarded with a reserved parking spot in the cutest possible way. A woman Christie Dietz said a kind-hearted stranger had permanently reserved the parking spot for her son by using a custom-made sticker. The food and travel writer shared a picture of a lamppost where her four-year-old son parked his bicycle for the past one year in Wiesbaden, Germany, “My son has parked his bike by this lamp post just about every day for the last…

Army assures support to Samar Khan; first lady cyclist to bicycle on Biafo Glacier

RAWALPINDI: Director General Inter Service Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor on Monday assured Ms Samar Khan, world's first lady cyclist to bicycle on 4500 m high Biafo Glacier, full support on her efforts. Outside the polar regions, the Biafo Glacier is the world's third longest glacier. Samar Khan, who hails from Lower Dir district of Malakand division, called on the DG ISPR and apprised him of her efforts to promote a culture of sports amongst the youth especially girls and create awareness about…

Bicycle celebrates little-known 200th anniversary

PARIS: For the next month the eyes of the sporting world will be on the Tour de France, yet few people know what a significant year this is for the bicycle. Much to the chagrin of amateur historian Claude Reynaud, the 200th anniversary of the invention of the bicycle is likely to pass by with little pomp or fanfare as millions of pairs of eyes gaze at television screens or from the roadside to watch Chris Froome and his rivals battle for yellow jersey glory. And yet, the 104th edition of the world's most prestigious…